Leading Museums, Museum Leaders


Te Papa & what should the story of NZ

in 2.5 million objects look like?

NMA buys NZ thylacine skin with

National Cultural Heritage Account support

Capturing Nature: Early Scientific Photography

from 1857 to 1893 opens February 16 

US Federal shutdown impact on museum

workers (& their work)

US museums double in # since 1990

– how to compete with museum fatigue?

OM sprinkler system progressing

to address fire risk to 1.5M collns

NSW Arts Min launches global competition

for Parramatta Powerhouse Precinct design

ANMM’s HMB Endeavour $6.7M

AG funding for 39 stop circumnavigation

MV & CSIRO observe evolutionary explosion

in Antarctic sea-life

Cultural Attractions of Australia launch

– new global tourism initiative

National Cultural Institutions impact

– 2017-18 infographics

AM’s Climate Change commitments 2019-2021

developing a leadership role

Tim Flannery home as AM Distinguished

Visiting Fellow focussed on climate change

NMA show 360 3D VR Antarctica Experience

Mat Trinca hears The Song of the Earth

Beauty isn’t explained by science

but science needs to understand beauty

Alice National Indigenous Art Gallery

loses support of ‘key traditional owners’

QVMAG progress structured plan, process &

framework to contextualise Whiteley search

NSW ALP commits to Powerhouse remaining

at Ultimo & to new museum at Parramatta

CM’s sees visits top 800,000 due to

exhibition content & increasing tourism

MAPDA entry open 1 Feb closes 11 Mar 2019

Judging: Late March

Tony Grybowski to lead Arts SA plan development

extensive consultation planned

Creative NZ focus on arts & culture

in Aotearoa Tourism Strategy submission

12 Questions: AWMM’s David Gaimster

Scala Director’s Choice Auckland Museum

SHMA strengthens China links

to address changing market

2018’s trend in exhibitions:

reuniting collections

2018’s acquistions for public collections

10 significant gifts & purchases

TAN & M&H Advisor guides to 2019

new museum openings & expansions

Jerusalem Museum’s ‘Finds gone astray’

Bible Lands Museum’s provenance & law

Museo del Prado at 200: Miguel Falomir on

reinvention & the death of the blockbuster

AM’s T. rex opening at NM Edinburgh in 2020

Fossils, casts and models on display for first time in Europe

Council of Australasian Museum Directors, c/o Ms Daryl Karp, Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House PO Box 3934 Manuka, Australian Capital Territory 2603 Australia, © CAMD 2019
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